Staff

Staff

Global Ministries staff serve throughout the world in UB mission work, and with a number of organizations. They are all listed below. You can sort them alphabetically, by staff category, and by location.

The Resources section includes slides and high-resolution photos of all Global Ministries staff which you can download.

  • Ron and Brenda Anderson

    Ron and Brenda Anderson serve in Spain with European Christian Mission, International. Ron is the director for all European field ministries.

  • Rigo and Chrysti Andino

    Rigo and Chrysti Andino serve with Commission to Every Nation in La Ceiba, Honduras. Rigo works with construction teams, well-digging, and other community projects. Chrysti works part-time as a women's health nurse.

  • Wes and Jean Bell

    In 2011 Jean and Wes transitioned from ministry in Brazil, where they taught the children of missionaries with Wycliffe Bible Translators, to serving in the US in member care of new missionaries.

  • Brian and Cathy Birdsall

    Brian and Cathy Birdsall serve with Campus Crusade for Christ in the Ukraine, a country in Eastern Europe. Brian is the national director for Campus Crusade.

  • Jennifer Blandin

    Jennifer Blandin has been part of the United Brethren work in Macau since 1996. For most of those years, she served primarily as a teacher in the English Language Program. With the discontinuation of the ELP, she became co-pastor of the Living Stone UB church in Macau.

  • Jeff Bleijerveld

    Jeff is Director of Global Ministries,a position to which he was appointed in 2008. He oversees all of the work of Global Ministries for both the United States and Canada, and is the United States point person in its relationships with other national conferences.

  • Jenaya Bonner

    Jenaya Bonner joined the UB staff in Macau in 2010. She will work with other team members to restart the English Language Program as well as build relationships with local youth and assist as a teacher trainer.
     

  • Sarah Bonner

    Sarah Bonner serves in Greenwood, Ind., in the international office of One Mission Society. She is administrative assistant to the director of Every Community for Christ, which focuses on church planting. 

  • Neal and Carol Brinneman

    Neal and Carol Brinneman work at JAARS, a partner organization of Wycliffe Bible Translators in Waxhaw, North Carolina. Before that, they worked on Bible translation projects with Wycliffe in West Africa.

  • Fraser and Sherry Churchill

    Fraser and Sherry Churchill serve the Canadian national office of Operation Mobilization in Port Colborne, Ontario. Fraser is Director of Development, and Sherry is Hospitality Coordinator. They have been with OM since 1986.

  • Dave and Cathie Datema

    Dave Datema is General Director of Frontier Mission Fellowship, a role he has held since May 2009. He and Cathie have served with the organization since 1999.

  • Arek and Donna Delik

    Arek and Donna Delik serve with Operation Mobilization in Kutno, Poland, a city of about 54,000 people with very few evangelical Christians. They are planting a church and ministering among alcoholics and the poor.

  • Jeff and April Dice

    Jeff and April Dice are non-traditional staff serving part of the year in Central America.

  • Abigail Farmer

    Abigail Farmer joined Wycliffe Bible Translators in 2005. After two years teaching in Papua New Guinea, and then another two years pursuing a Masters in Language Development, she started a new role in June 2010 working with Bible translators among the Choctaw Indians in Mississippi.
     

  • Ryan and Laura Fennell

    The Fennells have served with New Tribes Mission in Southeast Asia since mid-2011. They teach missionary children at an international school.

  • Galen and Maritta Fiedler

    Galen and Maritta Fiedler are language consultants in southern Germany, where Galen teaches at Aloys-Henhoefer-Schule, a local Christian school that is passionate about educating and cultivating Christian leadership. They have served at the Aloys-Henhoeffer school since 2005.

  • Jana Gass

    Jana works fulltime in the Global Ministries office as administrative assistant to Jeff Bleijerveld, Donna Hollopeter, and Frank Y. She joined the Global Ministries staff in January 2013.

  • Bryan and Emily Gerlach

    Bryan and Emily Gerlach are Global Ministries full-support staff serving in northern Thailand.

  • Marion and Candace Hall

    Marion and Candy Hall are endorsed missionaries serving with Word of Life Bible Institute in Czech Republic.

  • Harold and MaryAnn Hancock

    Harold and MaryAnn Hancock serve in Jamaica at Jamaica Bible College and a Community Institute.

  • Donna Hollopeter

    Donna serves as the associate director of Global Ministries, and is also in charge of the Women's Missionary Fellowship. She joined the missions staff in January 1994. Her position includes a variety of responsibilities such as missionary care, work teams, promotion for missionaries and national conferences, and speaking at church and regional events.

  • Dwight and Patti Kuntz

    Dwight and Patti Kuntz are JumpStart staff serving with Global Ministries in Jamaica as liaisons with short-term teams.

  • Chris and Brenda Moore Family

    Chris and Brenda Moore serve with Here's Hope Ministries, Inc., which ministers in the Central American nation of Belize.

  • Nicole “Nichie” Parish

    Nichie Parish is a sojourn staff serving in South Africa with Impact Africa. 

  • RuthAnn Price

    RuthAnn Price has served with Wycliffe Bible Translators since 1969. She currently holds the title Missionary-in-Residence at Huntington University, and continues traveling internationally with Wycliffe as a consultant and trainer.

  • Roger and Marilyn Reeck

    Roger and Marilyn Reeck are endorsed staff working with Wycliffe Bible Translators. They are currently based in Honduras and travel from there to several other countires. 

  • Joe and Natalie Reed

    Joe and Natalie have been serving with Church Resource Ministries since 2008.  After serving for five years in South Africa, Joe accepted a position with the executive leadership team  to launch a new missionary effort in New England. They currently reside in the Jamaica Plain neighborhood of Boston, MA.

  • Roger and Mary Lou Skinner

    Roger and Mary Lou Skinner have been involved with One Mission Society (formerly OMS International) since 1973--as field missionaries for the first 22 years, and in the international office since 1995. Roger is currently Vice President at Large and Mary Lou volunteers where needed.

  • Dave and Becky Spencer

    Dave and Becky Spencer serve in Brazil with Wycliffe Bible Translators.

  • Rick Tyler

    Rick has served on staff with Christian Missions Resource Centre, based in Ontario, since 2011.

  • Doug and Ruth Weber

    Doug and Ruth Weber served with HCJB Radio in Ecuador for 20 years, and since 2012 have served in the United States.

  • Frank Y

    Frank Y joined the Global Ministries staff in September 2011 as an associate director. His responsibilities focus on supervising the overseas Global Ministries staff, dealing with new applicants and candidates, and Business as Mission.